Panama Maritime Services

Panama Maritime Services & Ship Registrations

Our law firm has the experience and expertise to assist you with your Panama ship or vessel registry, whether you represent a shipping company with commercial vessels such as cargo ships, cruises, or tankers, or an individual shipowner of a pleasure vessel such as a yacht.

We have many years of experience dealing with worldwide clients looking for the advantages of using the Panama flag and can surely assist with the registration procedures to obtain the navigation licenses, radio patents, or any other related documents from the Panama Maritime Authorities.

Why choose Panama for registering your vessel?

  • No nationality restrictions for owners.
  • Agile and efficient service (24 hours the Panama Maritime Authorities).
  • Tax exemptions on utilities from maritime commerce.
  • Compliance with International Maritime safety agreements.
  • No requisites on minimum tonnage or age of vessel.
  • Security in matters of Registration.
  • Panama has an extensive network of Consulates around the world to facilitate client payments and procedures.
  • Special Bareboat Registration.
  • Sole enrollment charge for pleasure vessels (boats, yachts, sailboats, catamarans).

Contact us for help with registering your ship or vessel in Panama.

Our lawyers would be glad to assist you regarding commercial ships to pleasure vessels and provide all the necessary legal support related to the Panama ship registry.

Mata & Pitti can also assist with the registration of mortgages over these vessels and other services connected to maritime activities. Feel free to contact us for any questions or to obtain a formal quote.


Get in touch with us!


Advanced Tower, 1st Floor
Panama City, Panama


+507 264.5570 | 264.5931